President Roth Meets with Alumni, Students, Guests During Tour in Asia

Wesleyan President Michael Roth visited with several alumni, students, prospective students and guests in Asia Jan. 12-18. He made stops in Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong and Bangkok. President Roth is pictured here with William Choi '89 at Namsan Park in Seoul, Korea.

Wesleyan President Michael Roth visited with several alumni, students, prospective students and guests in Asia Jan. 12-18. He made stops in Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong and Bangkok. President Roth is pictured here with William Choi ’89 at Namsan Park in Seoul, Korea.

President Roth spoke to alumni at the Seoul Club in Seoul, Korea.

President Roth spoke to alumni at the Seoul Club in Seoul, Korea.

Wesleyan President Michael Roth met with alumni at Centara Grand in Bangkok on Jan. 18. President Roth is pictured here with his hosts, Sookta Chirathivat P'14, P'17 and Tos Chirathivat '85, P'14, P'17.

Wesleyan President Michael Roth met with alumni at Centara Grand in Bangkok on Jan. 18. President Roth is pictured here with his hosts, Sookta Chirathivat P’14, P’17 and Tos Chirathivat ’85, P’14, P’17.

Alan Feinstein '70 met with President Roth in Bangkok.

Alan Feinstein ’70 met with President Roth in Bangkok.

President Roth met with with Professor Tu Weiming, director of The Institute for Advanced  Humanistic Studies at Peking University.  President Roth lectured on, "Why Liberal Education Matters," to 200 graduate students and faculty on Jan. 17 at Peking University.

President Roth posed for a quick photo with with Professor Tu Weiming, director of The Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University on Jan. 17. While at Peking U., President Roth lectured on “Why Liberal Education Matters” to 200 graduate students and faculty.

President Roth writes about his trip in this Roth on Wesleyan blog.